Lake Rabon

Visit Beautiful Lake Rabon

LCWSC maintains the recreational facilities at Lake Rabon.

We invite the public to enjoy our boat ramp, LCSWC_LakeRabon_MainImagefishing pier, playground, and picnic shelters. The Lake is open seven days a week from sunrise to sunset. All facilities are handicap accessible.

Reservations are required for the use of the picnic shelters. Please contact our office at 864-682-3250– Option 2 or toll free at 800-358-3445 regarding fees and available dates.

Lake Rabon Rules

  • SC Registration and Lake Rabon Boat Permit must be displayed on boat.
  • Valid SC fishing license is required.
  • Motors larger than 15 HP are prohibited.
  • Stay 100 feet away from the Dam and all structures.
  • Minimum size for Largemouth Bass is 14 inches.
  • Possession and/or consumption of alcoholic beverages or controlled substances on LCWSC property is prohibited.
  • Absolutely NO LITTERING.
  • Firearms and fireworks are prohibited on LCWSC property.
  • Pets are only permitted in the area around the boat ramp and must be kept on a leash at all times.
  • NO SWIMMING.

Click here for the Lake Rabon User Policy
Effective January  2012

Click here for Lake Rabon Shelter Pictures

Click here for interactive  map

Shelters #1, #2 or #3 $20.00/day (By reservation only)

Shelter #4 $40.00/day (By reservation only)

Lake Rabon Boat Permit Fees

Download the Permit Application  here. Complete the application and send it to or bring by our office with your permit fee. A permit will be mailed to you.

  • Laurens County Residents $25.00
  • Out of County Residents $35.00
  • Out of State Residents $45.00
  • Temporary 2-Day Permit $10.00 (issued at park only)

Dock Permit

Download the permit application here. Complete this application and submit it with TWO (2) copies of PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS and a check to:

LAURENS COUNTY WATER AND SEWER COMMISSION
P0 BOX 1006
LAURENS, SC 29360

Adjoining Property Owners Permit Fees

For a permit application please contact our administrative office at 864-682-3250 ext. 4.

  • Residential Irrigation Permit $75.00
  • Dock Permit $200.00
  • Land Clearing Permit $100.00

Watershed Education – provided by Clemson University

Learn more about Rabon Creek Watershed at this website: https://www.scdhec.gov/HomeAndEnvironment/Docs/03050109-05.pdf.

Directions to Lake Rabon

The entrance to Lake Rabon is located on State Highway 252 in western Laurens County, approximately 5 miles from the Laurens District 55 High School, which is on US Highway 76.

Lake Rabon Maphere

Click here for a PDF map of the lake.